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Educational incentives for needy children in Kilinochchi

Educational incentives for needy children in Kilinochchi

[August 02 2018]

A group of children from low income families in Kilinochchi were provided with educational incentives during a ceremony held on Tuesday (31 July). The ceremony saw, 48 children studying at the Government Tamil Mixed Primary School in Waddakachchi, Kilinochchi receive educational incentives of school accessories thanks to the efforts made by the troops under Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN).

The initiative was taken as a measure to uplift the educational standards of these deserving children. The school accessories were sponsored by Kent Engineers (Pvt) Ltd, Colombo.

Meanwhile, the playground near the Mullivaikkal Tyre Junction was handed over to public use after renovations were made by Army troops in Mullaitivu on Saturday. The ground was renovated in response to a request made by two sports clubs in the area.

As a token of goodwill and friendship a stock of sports equipment including, volleyballs, volleyball nets, footballs, goalposts and other accessories sponsored by the troops of 14 Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment and 9 Sri Lanka National Guard was also presented to the two sports clubs during the occasion.

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